Emil Verner is an assistant professor of finance at the MIT Sloan School of Management.
Verner’s research focuses on the connection between financial markets and the macroeconomy in both advanced and emerging markets. His recent research examines the role of household credit markets in amplifying business cycle fluctuations. In related work, Verner has also studied the real economic consequences of banking sector distress during financial crises around the world over the past 150 years.
Verner received his undergraduate degree in economics from the University of Copenhagen and his PhD in economics from Princeton University.